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Pickup Trucks are Built for Fun

You've probably thought about it but have been afraid to pull the trigger and get it. Buying a pickup truck is no longer only for construction workers and similar types. Many pickup trucks are downright luxurious inside and have many of the same amenities that you'll find in higher-end SUVs.

One of the reasons pickup trucks have become so popular is that their cabs have become roomier. No longer will you find room only for two or have to struggle into a cramped back seat. many of these vehicles have four doors and room galore for everyone in…

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Can Used Crossovers Really Drive Like New SUVs?

With new car prices spiraling out of control, plenty of people are coming into Hanna Imports looking for smaller used vehicles that do everything bigger newer ones do.

Crossovers offer many of the same perks that full-size SUVs do, but with fewer drawbacks. While they might not be able to haul your trailer, they do offer better fuel economy that could be. In many cases, you'll be able to switch to four-wheel-drive when you need it and disable it when it would just eat fuel unnecessarily.

Their smaller size also makes them easier to park. This is especially important…

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Different Truck Bed Designs Have Unique Pros and Cons

Canvas bed covers and roll-up covers are the main accessory options for trucks. Each of these designs have different advantages and disadvantages.

If you put a canvas bed cover on your truck, the process of removing it won't be a hassle. The process of getting rid of the cover is simple because the frame has a practical design that attaches and detaches effortlessly. The only disadvantage is that this type of cover isn't designed with a lock.

A roll-up cover is a practical option for a truck bed that isn't used regularly during hauling routines. This cover…

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Step by Step Voltmeter Usage for Battery Testing

If you want to be the best neighbor on the block, you should own a voltmeter. It's the simplest means of telling if a vehicle battery is weak.

Steps to using a voltmeter:
  • Attach the red (positive) to the voltmeter and to the vehicle terminal
  • Attach the black (negative) to the voltmeter and to the battery terminal
  • Take a reading.
  • Remove the black battery terminal FIRST.
  • Gauge the reading
The reading should show your battery is 12.3 or higher. Anything at 12.2 (50%) or lower means your battery is failing. It's time to have a new…
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Tips to Help You Choose the Right Car Seat for Your Child

As a parent, you want to keep your child safe, which is why you use a car seat. While parents use car seats to keep their children safe, many of them have their children in a car seat that isn't the right fit for their age and size. This will significantly increase the risk of injury during a collision. To help keep your children safe, read our summary about car seats below.

A rear-facing car seat should always be used on children under the age of one. This will help protect their spine, head, and neck. Toddlers should use…

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Shop Around for the Best Auto Finance Terms

In the same manner that you shop around for a car, you need to do the same when it comes to seeking financing for your vehicle. There are a number of reasons why you need to do some comparison shopping when seeking automobile financing.

One of the primary reasons you need to shop around for the best auto loan is that there are differences from one lending source to another. In the same way that you can get different price deals from one dealer to another, you can find different auto finance terms from different lending sources.

 

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Reading Tire Sizes

While the jumble of letters and numbers on the side of your tires might look random, it actually has a lot of information to tell, from safety rating to ideal inflation levels. Understanding this code can help you to become a more informed car owner.

The first letter you'll probably see on the sidewall markings is a P for passenger vehicle. The width of your tire in millimeters will be the three-digit number. Wheel diameter will be listed, along with the tire's speed rating, which will have an upper number around 168 mph or so. Inflation pressure and…

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Should You Buy a Hatchback?

When you look for a new car to buy, what's the first thing you consider? Price? Affordability? Comfort? Style? A hatchback offers a less-costly way to enjoy a cargo-friendly vehicle when compared to many SUV options. Additionally, hatchbacks come with an incredibly comfortable and stylish design.

If you've been thinking about getting a new vehicle, it's time to consider a hatchback. You'll enjoy luxurious cargo space designed to keep you and your passengers comfortable and in control while you travel. Whether you need something you can take on road trips or a dependable...

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If You're Searching for a Used Vehicle, Check Out Some of These Tips

It's very common for people to fear wasting their money on something that is overpriced or not reliable. This is especially true when buying a used vehicle. It's important to find something that you will like and will serve you well. We at Hanna Imports want you to make informed decisions when purchasing a vehicle, so we've come up with a list of a couple of the things you should do when you are searching for a vehicle.

First of all, you should price out the vehicles that you are interested in. Make sure that they are…

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Road Trip Games to Keep Everyone Entertained

Hanna Imports wants the trip that you take with your family to be a truly enjoyable one. We are here to offer you game ideas to keep everyone in your vehicle entertained on the road.

Create a Bingo board for each of your family members before you set off on your road trip. Include items on that board that you expect to see on the road. This will keep everyone's gaze on the scenery that you are passing and their attention on something fun. Make a game out of spotting license plates from different states. See how many different…
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